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Scammer targeting Howard County residents regarding false TxDOT project

Howard County Sheriff's Office vehicle (Source: KWES) Howard County Sheriff's Office vehicle (Source: KWES)
HOWARD COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

If you're in Howard County and you've been contacted by someone claiming to be from the Texas Department of Transportation, you're not the only one.

Howard County Commissioner Craig Bailey said one resident was told a TxDOT project would be cutting across his property in southeast Howard County.

Bailey said TxDOT has no immediate projects planned for that part of Howard County.

If you come across this person, ask for their official identification.

If you believe you are being contacted by a TxDOT scammer, notify the Howard County Sheriff's Office at (432) 264-2244.

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